Magikarp (Paldea Evolved 42)

Magikarp  
コイキング Koiking
Water
MagikarpPaldeaEvolved42.jpg
Regular print
Illus. HYOGONOSUKE
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Magikarp
Type Water
HP 30
weakness
Lightning×2
resistance
None
retreat cost
 
English expansion Paldea Evolved
Rarity Common
English card no. 042/193
Japanese expansion Triplet Beat
Japanese rarity C
Japanese card no. 022/073
English expansion Paldea Evolved
Rarity Illustration Rare
English card no. 203/193
Japanese expansion Triplet Beat
Japanese rarity AR
Japanese card no. 080/073
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Magikarp.

Magikarp (Japanese: コイキング Koiking) is a Water-type Basic Pokémon card. It is part of the Paldea Evolved expansion.

Card text

  Expert Splasher
はねじょうず
10+
Flip 2 coins. If both are heads, this attack does 20 more damage.


Pokédex data

Magikarp - Fish Pokémon
No. Height Weight
0129 2'11" (0.9 m) 22 lbs. (10.0 kg)
Pokédex entry
An underpowered, pathetic Pokémon. It may jump high on rare occasions but never more than seven feet.
力のない 情けない ポケモン。 たまに 高く 飛び跳ねても 2メートルを 超すのが やっとだ。


Release information

This card was included as both a Regular card and an illustration rare card in the Paldea Evolved expansion, first released in the Japanese Triplet Beat subset. The Regular print features artwork by HYOGONOSUKE, while the illustration rare print features artwork by Shinji Kanda.

Gallery

Regular print
Illus. HYOGONOSUKE
Illustration rare print
Illus. Shinji Kanda
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Diamond & Pearl print
Illus. Ken Sugimori


Trivia

The Regular print of this card forms a combined illustration with eight other cards released in the Scarlet & Violet Series of the Pokémon TCG: Skwovet, Palossand, Combee, Lechonk, Horsea, Gligar, Swablu, and Mime Jr. All nine cards feature illustrations by HYOGONOSUKE and were first released in Japan in 2023. The full combined illustration is featured on the つながるせかい Tsunagaru Sekai (lit. "Connected World") line of TCG card sleeves.

Origin

This card's Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Scarlet.


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